MAAS v. U.S.

No. 95 C 0943.

897 F.Supp. 1098 (1995)

Gregory MAAS, Frank Felinski, Richard Sciaraffa, and Gregory Binnebose, Plaintiffs, v. UNITED STATES of America, Defendant.

United States District Court, N.D. Illinois, Eastern Division.

August 23, 1995.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Lawrence W. Leck and Julie Marie Bordo, Lawrence W. Leck & Associates, Chicago, IL, for plaintiffs.

James G. Touhey, Jr., Paul F. Figley, and Jeffrey Axelrad, Torts Branch, U.S. Dept. of Justice, Washington, DC, and Thomas P. Walsh, Assistant U.S. Attorney, Chicago, IL, for defendant.


HART, District Judge.

Plaintiffs Gregory Maas, Gregory Binnebose, Frank Felinski, and Richard Sciaraffa are former members of the United States Air Force who were assigned to clean up debris from an airplane crash involving nuclear weapons in early 1968. Maas and Binnebose have developed cancers which they allege were caused by their exposure to low level dosages of ionizing radiation during the clean-up project; Felinski...

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